2023 Mazda 3 Owner's Manual

2023 Mazda 3 owners manual
Year:
2023
Make:
Mazda
Model:
3
Rating:
(5)

Online manual

Size:
15.08 MB

Table of Contents

Table of Contents
6
Pictorial Index
8
Interior Overview
9
Interior Equipment (View A)
9
Interior Equipment (View B)
10
Interior Equipment (View C)
11
Interior Equipment (View D)
12
Interior Equipment (View E)
13
Exterior Overview
15
4-Door
15
5-Door
16
Essential Safety Equipment
18
Seats
19
Seat Precautions
19
Front Seat
22
Rear Seat
31
Head Restraints
34
Seat Warmer/Heated Steering Wheel
36
Seat Warmer
36
Heated Steering Wheel
37
Seat Belt Systems
39
Seat Belt Precautions
39
Seat Belt
42
Seat Belt Warning Systems
43
Seat Belt Pretensioner and Load Limiting Systems
44
Seat Belt Extender
46
Child Restraint
48
Child-Restraint Precautions
48
Child-Restraint System Installation
53
Child-Restraint System Suitability for Various Seat Positions Table
55
Installing Child-Restraint Systems
58
SRS Air Bags
71
Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) Precautions
71
Supplemental Restraint System Components
77
How the SRS Air Bags Work
79
SRS Air Bag Deployment Criteria
83
Limitations to SRS Air Bag
85
Driver and Front Passenger Occupant Classification System
86
Constant Monitoring
91
Before Driving
92
Keys
93
Keys
93
Keyless Entry System
95
Advanced Keyless Entry System
100
Advanced Keyless Entry System
100
Operational Range
101
Doors and Locks
102
Door Locks
102
Liftgate/Trunk Lid
111
Inside Trunk Release Lever (4-door)
115
Fuel and Emission
117
Fuel and Engine Exhaust Precautions
117
Fuel-Filler Lid and Cap
119
Mirrors
122
Mirrors
122
Windows
126
Power Windows
126
Moonroof
129
Security System
133
Modification and Add-On Equipment
133
Immobilizer System
133
Theft-Deterrent System
135
Driving Tips
137
Break-In Period
137
Saving Fuel and Protection of the Environment
137
Hazardous Driving
138
Floor Mat
139
Rocking the Vehicle
139
Winter Driving
140
Driving In Flooded Area
142
Overloading
142
Driving on Uneven Road
143
Turbocharger Information (SKYACTIV-G 2.5T)
143
Towing
144
Trailer Towing
144
Recreational Towing
144
When Driving
146
Start/Stop Engine
149
Ignition Switch
149
Starting the Engine
150
Turning the Engine Off
155
i-stop
156
Cylinder Deactivation
162
Instrument Cluster and Display
163
Instrument Cluster and Display
163
Instrument Cluster
163
Active Driving Display
181
Manual Transmission Operation
183
Manual Transmission Shift Pattern
183
Automatic Transmission
186
Automatic Transmission Controls
186
Shift-Lock System
187
Transmission Ranges
188
Manual Shift Mode
190
Direct Mode
196
Driving Tips
197
M Hybrid
198
M Hybrid
198
Switches and Controls
202
Lighting Control
202
Turn and Lane-Change Signals
208
Windshield Wipers and Washer
209
Rear Window Wiper and Washer
213
Rear Window Defogger
214
Horn
215
Hazard Warning Flasher
216
HomeLink Wireless Control System
216
Brake
221
Brake System
221
AUTOHOLD
227
Hill Launch Assist (HLA)
232
ABS/TCS/DSC
233
Antilock Brake System (ABS)
233
Traction Control System (TCS)
234
Dynamic Stability Control (DSC)
235
Drive Selection
237
Drive Selection
237
i-ACTIV AWD
239
i-ACTIV AWD Operation
239
Power Steering
240
Power Steering
240
i-ACTIVSENSE
241
i-ACTIVSENSE
241
Adaptive Front Lighting System (AFS)
246
High Beam Control System (HBC)
246
Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS)
248
Blind Spot Monitoring (BSM)
252
Traffic Sign Recognition System (TSR)
257
Distance & Speed Alert (DSA)
263
Driver Attention Alert (DAA)
264
Driver Monitoring (DM)
266
Front Cross Traffic Alert (FCTA)
268
Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA)
271
Mazda Radar Cruise Control (MRCC) (Manual Transmission)
275
Mazda Radar Cruise Control with Stop & Go function (MRCC with Stop & Go function) (Automatic Transmi ...
284
Traffic Jam Assist (TJA)
295
Lane-keep Assist System (LAS)
309
Smart Brake Support (SBS)
313
360° View Monitor
322
Forward Sensing Camera (FSC)
356
Front Radar Sensor
360
Front Side Radar Sensor
363
Rear Side Radar Sensor
364
Rear/Rear Corner Ultrasonic Sensor
366
Front Camera/Side Cameras/Rear Camera
366
Driver Monitoring Camera
367
Cruise Control
369
Cruise Control
369
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
373
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
373
Rear View Monitor
377
Rear View Monitor
377
Parking Sensor System
392
Parking Sensor System
392
Interior Features
400
Climate Control System
401
Operating Tips
401
Vent Operation
402
Manual Type
404
Fully Automatic Type
409
Mazda Connect
414
What is Mazda Connect ?
414
Mazda Connect Basic Operations
418
Connected Service (If applicable)
436
Interior Equipment
438
Sunvisors
438
Interior Lights
439
Accessory Socket
441
Cup Holder
442
Bottle Holder
444
Assist Grips
444
Rear Coat Hooks
445
Storage Compartments
445
Maintenance and Care
448
Essential Information
449
Introduction
449
Scheduled Maintenance
451
Scheduled Maintenance
451
Owner Maintenance
458
Owner Maintenance Precautions
458
Hood
459
Engine Compartment Overview
461
Engine Oil
463
Engine Coolant
466
Brake/Clutch Fluid
467
Washer Fluid
468
Body Lubrication
469
Wiper Blades
470
Battery
475
Key Battery Replacement
477
Tires
479
Light Bulbs
483
Fuses
486
Appearance Care
494
Exterior Care
494
Interior Care
500
If Trouble Arises
504
Parking in an Emergency
505
Parking in an Emergency
505
Flat Tire
506
Spare Tire and Tool Storage
506
Changing a Flat Tire
510
Battery Runs Out
520
Jump-Starting
520
Emergency Starting
523
Starting a Flooded Engine
523
Push-Starting
523
Overheating
524
Overheating
524
Emergency Towing
526
Towing Description
526
Tiedown Hooks
527
Warning/Indicator Lights and Warning Sounds
530
If a Warning Light Turns On or Flashes
530
Message Indicated on Multi-information Display
543
Warning Sound is Activated
546
When Liftgate/Trunk Lid Cannot be Opened
552
When Liftgate/Trunk Lid Cannot be Opened
552
Active Driving Display Does Not Operate
554
If the Active Driving Display Does Not Operate
554
Windshield Wipers Operate at High Speed
555
Windshield Wipers Operate at High Speed
555
Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects
556
Customer Assistance
557
Customer Assistance (U.S.A.)
557
Customer Assistance (Canada)
561
Customer Assistance (Puerto Rico)
563
Customer Assistance (Mexico)
564
Mazda Importer/Distributors
566
Importer/Distributor
566
Reporting Safety Defects
567
Reporting Safety Defects (U.S.A.)
567
Reporting Safety Defects (Canada)
569
Warranty
570
Warranties for Your Mazda
570
Outside the United States/Canada
570
Registering Your Vehicle in A Foreign Country (Except United States and Canada)
571
Add-On Non-Genuine Parts and Accessories
572
Cell Phones
573
Cell Phones Warning
573
Event Data Recorder
574
Event Data Recorder (U.S.A. and Canada)
574
Recording of Vehicle Data
575
Recording of Vehicle Data
575
Uniform Tire Quality Grading System (UTQGS)
576
Uniform Tire Quality Grading System (UTQGS)
576
Tire Information (U.S.A.)
578
Tire Labeling
578
Location of the Tire Label (Placard)
582
Tire Maintenance
584
Vehicle Loading
586
Steps for Determining the Correct Load Limit
589
Declaration of Conformity
590
Declaration of Conformity
590
Specifications
602
Identification Numbers
603
Vehicle Information Labels
603
Specifications
605
Specifications
605
Index
614

FAQ about the 2023 Mazda 3 Manual

What contains the 2023 3 manual?

The Mazda 3 owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Mazda to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Mazda 3. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Mazda 3 2023 owner's manual:

  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings
  • Technical Information, like engine specifications, tire sizes, and recommendations
  • Fuel Information, with recommended fuel type and fuel tank capacity
  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls
  • Best practice for driving your Mazda 3

Where to download the 2023 Mazda 3 Owners Manual?

The Mazda 3 owner manual for the 2023 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the Mazda 3 year 2023 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2023 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The Mazda 3 (2023) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2023 is available in English.

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